Definition of transurethral in English:


Syllabification: trans·u·re·thral
Pronunciation: /ˌtransyo͝oˈrēTHrəl, ˌtranz-


  • (Of a medical procedure) performed via the urethra.
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    • The patient developed a local recurrence 8 months postoperatively, which was managed by a combination of transurethral resection and radiation therapy.
    • After a cystoscopic examination, a transurethral resection was performed.
    • Multiple superficial biopsies were performed with partial transurethral resection of the tumor.

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